Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2066 for Friday, June 2, 2017


Big Island ARRL News, 03 June 2017, 14:40 hrs, UTC, Post #213.


Accessed on 03 June 2017, 14:40 hrs, UTC.

Reporters:  James Pastorfield (KB7TBT), Caryn Eve Murray (KD2GUT),  and Paul Braun (WD9GCO).

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Here are the topics covered in the latest edition of the Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2066, June 2, 2017:

Family reunion, radio style.

One ham’s tribute to Amelia Earhart.

FCC acts on two interference cases.

K2BSA continues prep for Jamboree.

When pirates were in their prime.

They’re sour on his antenna.

The world of DX.

A tale of two Hollands.

Don’t forget the 2017 ARRL Field Day on 24-25 June 2017.  This year, Hawaii Island radio amateurs will meet at the Eden Roc park and community pavilion at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, 24 June.  Field Day will end on Sunday, 25 June, at 8:00 a.m.

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section






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